The study of equipment and buildings formerly used in industry.
More example sentences
- The industrial archaeology of Tennessee caves is limited to a few studies of saltpeter mining and moonshine production sites.
- If you commissioned an industrial historian or someone from the field of industrial archeology, he would see things quite differently.
- It was then that he began to take an interest in industrial archeology and assembled an extensive collection of paintings such as this prizewinner.
More definitions of industrial archaeologyDefinition of industrial archaeology in:
- The US English dictionary